Over the last decade or so we’ve seen a large number of malls coming up in different parts of the city. We’re giving our top picks of the best malls in Delhi NCR that have it all—the best retail outlets, great food options, as well as some kickass entertainment.

Select Citywalk

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We find ourselves coming back to Select Citywalk quite often. From high street brands and make-up brands, to eating joints and theka options, there’s really not much we’d change about this place. Plus, the outdoor area makes for good respite from the indoors, if you want to take a break.

A Few Of Our Favourites: Zara, Good Earth, La Senza, Modern Bazaar, Krispy Kreme, Pita Pit, Aldo, Sephora, Bobbi Brown

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DLF Promenade

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Photo source: Siddhartha via Wikimedia Commons[CC BY-SA 3.0]

From high-street brands to nice restaurants and cafes, there’s a quite a bit at DLF Promenade that gives you a well-rounded day of shopping, eating, and chilling at the mall.

A Few Of Our Favourites: Forever 21, Innisfree, Charles & Keith, Mocha Arthouse

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DLF Place, Saket

Photo source: DLF Place, Saket

Photo source: DLF Place, Saket

Adjacent to Select Citywalk, DLF Place offers all that its neighbour doesn’t, which is why we think they’re the perfect pair, working to give us shoppers everything we could possibly need.

Fill your shopping bags at Forever 21, stock up on exotic groceries from Foodhall, and head over to Big Chill or Chilli’s for a nice, heavy meal.

A Few Of Our Favourites: Vero Moda, Chilli’s

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DLF Emporio

Photo source: DLF Emporio

Photo source: DLF Emporio

This is the perfect destination for those looking to shop high-end luxury brands that are hard to find elsewhere. Check out Jimmy Choo to get some iconic shoes for your wardrobe, bags from Gucci, loafers from TOD’s, and many other brands to get your fill of luxury.

A Few Of Our Favourites: TOD’s, Ogaan, Anita Dongre, Jimmy Choo, Vanilla Moon

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Pacific Mall, Subhash Nagar

Image courtesy: Pacific Mall

Photo source: Pacific Mall

West Delhi, ahoy! Amidst a whole bunch of average options we’ve seen around this part of the city, Pacific Mall came as a pleasant surprise. For all those living in west & south west Delhi {Dwarka, we’re looking at you}, this mall has some really good brands to shop at, so a trip to south Delhi can be avoided.

A Few Of Our Favourites: Forever 21, MAC, Hinglish Café

Ambience Mall, Vasant Kunj

Photo source: Ambience Mall, Vasant Kunj

Photo source: Ambience Mall, Vasant Kunj

In the same complex as DLF Emporio and DLF Promenade, Ambience Mall has some really nice restaurants you can check out—head to Jamie’s Italian to get a taste of recipes by celebrity chef Jamie Oliver. Big Fat Sandwich, on the terrace area connecting Promenade and Ambience, has some really awesome gourmet sandwiches.

A Few Of Our Favourites: Casa Pop, H&M, Superdry, Jamie’s Italian, Striker, Big Fat Sandwich

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Mall Of India, Noida

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Photo source: Malls Market

Mall of India is the largest mall in all of India! That, if nothing else, definitely warrants a visit. Spread over 20 lakh square feet, this mall has six floors, with each floor dedicated to something specific—the ground and first floor include national and international brands like Forever 21, Zara, Steve Madden, H&M, and Armani Jeans, to name a few.

Head to the second floor to shop from Indian high street brands like Biba, Meena Bazaar, Kalpana, and Anokhi. Check out their entire list of shops here. They also have two floors dedicated to some awesome indoor entertainment—an indoor ski park, Funcity, and Smaaash!

A Few Of Our Favourites: Anokhi, Kama Ayurveda, Kalpana, Sephora, Zara, Vans

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Ambience Mall, Gurgaon

Photo source: Ambience Mall, Gurgaon

Photo source: Ambience Mall, Gurgaon

Right on NH 8, Ambience Mall is a great shopping destination for folks living in and around Gurgaon. You’ll find plenty of stores here to shop at. Need some entertainment to too? Head to blu-O for bowling, or i-Skate for ice-skating.

A Few Of Our Favourites: The Body Shop, US Polo, Clarks

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Featured photo source: Dlf Emporio